- Program Education
- Program Area Advancing Afterschool
- Grant Amount $25,000
- Grant Period February 1, 2015–September 30, 2016
- Location Jackson, MS, United States
- Geographic Focus Mississippi
About this grant
This grant will support partnership development among afterschool stakeholders in Mississippi and will enable the establishment of a cohesive statewide afterschool network. The United Way of the Capital Area will bring together a diverse group of key decisionmakers and supporters around issues impacting afterschool and summer learning programs. With this Mississippi Statewide Afterschool Partnership grant, the grantee will hold a partner convening on afterschool and organize a steering committee to develop a plan to expand afterschool opportunities in the state.